What are implant-supported dentures? Are you tired of your dentures slipping when you eat, chew or even laugh? Are you missing multiple teeth and think dentures are your only choice? Now there are solutions. Implant supported and implant retained dentures offer two options for a more secure oral fitting while eating and talking. They serve… Read More

HOW DENTAL EDUCATION WILL HELP YOUR STUDENTS Do you know teachers who might be influential in dental health education? If not maybe you or someone in your family could benefit from the following educational information on good dental practices and educational programs. Caffaratti Dental Group is offering community leaders helpful dental health tips and programs… Read More

Oral Risk Factors From Lack of Calcium in Reno, Nevada July is National Ice Cream Month, which is a great time to load up on extra calcium for strong teeth and nutrients that help prevent tooth decay and periodontal disease. While ice cream should not be a key part of your diet, it is possible… Read More

www.Caffarattidentalgroup.com Is Poor Oral Health Linked to Rheumatoid Arthritis?   At Caffaratti Dental Group, we understand that oral health is linked to overall health, including its impact on rheumatoid arthritis (RA), as well as other diseases. As premiere dental providers in the Reno/Sparks area, we are on the front lines of dental science, focused on… Read More

What are “All-on-4” Dental Implants? When reviewing statistics on endentulism, a term associated with loss of teeth, the data demonstrates this condition has a negative impact on oral health as well as overall quality of a patient’s life. If you are one of the estimated 35 million adults missing teeth, you may be a candidate… Read More

Medications that may affect your implant success   Based on latest research, a striking association links the success rate of dental implants and everyday pills you may be popping. Heartburn medications as well as beta-blockers, a group of cardiac drugs, were shown to affect the implant’s attachment and growth in different ways-one positively and one… Read More

Why “Kissing and Telling” May Help Avoid Allergic Food Reactions Did you know that your kiss as well as saliva shared might trigger allergic reactions in those individuals who have certain food sensitivities? Studies show that between 5 and 12 percent of food-allergic individuals will experience a reaction from kissing. Understanding the facts about you… Read More

We all know we need Vitamin D, but do you know if you’re getting enough? A Vitamin D deficiency can easily go unnoticed until there are potentially severe consequences such as broken bones. Until recently, the only way to discover a Vitamin D deficiency was by drawing blood or examining the inside composition of a… Read More

Make 2018 Your Healthiest Year Yet! Check out our most popular articles of years past, and get your dental health back on track for the new year. Teeth and Balance Gum Disease Related to Heart Disease Gum Disease Related to Alzheimer’s Gum Disease Related to Pancreatic Cancer Diabetes and Snoring Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Low… Read More

Can Tooth Enamel Regrow? The question I often get asked is, Can toothpastes or mouthwash regrow or strengthen tooth enamel? I have to take a moment to answer with clarity because many of my patients experience the results of battered or damaged tooth enamel. When you maintain good brushing and flossing care for your teeth, your tooth… Read More